Education

Survey: Anti-Poverty Initiative Community Priorities

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 5:16pm

Survey: United Way is asking for your feedback on the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative. Please considering sharing your thoughts by taking their survey.

The Homestretch

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 11:00am

This film follows three homeless teens as they fight to stay in school, graduate, and build a future. Airing on WXXI-World, January 2, 2016 at 7pm. (Re-air dates through 1/5/17)

Recognize an American Graduate Champion

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 9:42am

Do you know a champion for education in our community? Recognize them as an American Graduate Champion! Share how they have made the commitment to help children and young people succeed by recognizing them as an American Graduate Champion.

Host Your Own American Promise Screening

February-April, 2014

Host your own screening/discussion of a film that traces the experiences of an African-American boy and his friend at a prestigious private school for 13 years. DVD & Discussion Guide Available.

Innovation Conversation: Middle School Moment

Mon, 09/24/2012 - 7:00pm

Join WXXI’s Innovation Trail for a community conversation event about the dropout crisis in Rochester and upstate New York, part of WXXI American Graduate Week

 

Fizzy's Healthy Recipe Contest

Kids! Submit the healthiest, most delicious and kid-friendly recipes.

The Bad Kids: Watch On-Demand Through 4/14/17

Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give underserved students command of their own futures. Watch The Bad Kids On-demand through 4/14/17

The Bad Kids Live Social Screening & Panel Chat for Educators & Students

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 1:00pm

Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give underserved students command of their own futures. Join a social  screening of "The Bad Kids" film clips via the web and live chat with directors, principal of the school and others involved the program and issues raised in the film.

The Bad Kids National Twitter Chat

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 3:00pm

Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give underserved students command of their own futures. Participate in a national Twitter chat the day of the broadcast.

The Bad Kids Educator Webinar

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 7:00pm

Extraordinary educators believe that empathy and life skills, more than academics, give underserved students command of their own futures. Attend a webinar with the principal of the school featured in the program.